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Official name : Asparagus racemosus Willd.
Family : Asparagaceae

24 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 05
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, J. Baniakina, P. Chibon, G. Cusset, V. Doulou, A. Enzanza, J. Eymé, E. Goudoté, A. Keita, C. Mbemba, J. Mollet, J.- M. Moutsamboté, J. Mpati, P. Sita
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Congo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 605 p., (1988) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104), fresh washed roots, maceration in palm wine, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : minimanva (Téké), otende (Akwa)
Reference HA 25
Author(s) : Akendengue B. & A.M. Louis
Title : Medicinal plants used by the Masango people in Gabon. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 41, pp. 193- 200, (1994)
Symptoms : H(031)
Recipes : H(031), the leaf or tubercle decoction (H2O) is drunk to treat pain in the side
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : mutuba
Reference HB 04
Author(s) : Bouquet, A. & M. Debray
Title : Plantes médicinales de la Côte d'Ivoire. Travaux et Documents de l'O.R.S.T.O.M., Paris, n° 32, 232 p., (1974)
Symptoms : H(006), H(055), H(068), H(099)
Recipes : H(006), H(055), H(099), ONS of Asparagus racemosus, RNS.
H(068) bilharziosis, roots of Asparagus racemosus, decoction, VO. or enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HB 44
Author(s) : Bekalo, T. H., S. D. Woodmatas, Z. A. Woldemariam
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used by local people in the lowlands of Konta Special Woreda, southern nations, nationalities and peoples regional state, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 5: 26 (2009) doi: 10.1186/1746-4269-5-26 + Additional file
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) liver disease, crushed fresh root of Asparagus recemosus is homogenized in H2O to drink. On the next day crushed fresh leaves homogenized in H2O to drink
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopie (lowlands of Konta)
Vernacular name : zulua hargia dhale (Konta)
Reference HC 18
Author(s) : Chifundera K.
Title : Antivenomous plants used in the Zairean pharmacopoeia. African Study Monographs, 7 : 21 -35, March 1987
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake, VO. maceration of roots of Asparagus racemosus or sprinkle the bite with powder of the whole plant.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Lwiro)
Vernacular name : hinyamigenge (Mashi)
Reference HD 38
Author(s) : Daruty, C. (Dr)
Title : Plantes Médicinales de l'Ile Maurice et des Pays Intertropicaux (p. 215) General Steam Printing Company, 6, rue du Gouvernement - Maurice (1886)
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : Asparagus racemosus used for the treatment of :H(139) aphrodisiac, H(139) impotence
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : asperge liane (Creole),
Reference HG 1k
Author(s) : Gachathi, F.N.
Title : Kikuyu botanical dictionary of plant names and uses. Publication supported by GTZ , (1989)The print shop, P.O. Box 24576, Nairobi.
Symptoms : H(004), H(068), H(100)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(068), bilharz, H(100) gono., leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 13
Author(s) : Kokwaro, J.O.
Title : Medicinal plants of East Africa. East african literature bureau, Kampala, Nairobi, Dar Es Salaam, 368 p., (1976)
Symptoms : H(100), H(135)
Recipes : H(100) gono., roots, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(135), roots, decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : East Africa
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HK 21
Author(s) : Kayonga, A. & F. X. Habiyaremye
Title : Médecine traditionnelle et plantes médicinales rwandaises. Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques de la flore rwandaise.Préfecture de Gisenyi.Univ. Nat. Rwanda Centre universitaire de recherche sur la pharmacopée et la médecine traditionnelle, CURPHAMETRA, inédit, 121p., (1987)
Symptoms : H(014), H(016), H(055), H(093), H(201)
Recipes : H(014), impetigo (inkinamubiri), leaves Asparagus racemosus, Vernonia auriculifera, Rhoicissus tridentata, pounded, dry, powder + butter, external use
H(016), leaves, pounded, powder, external use
H(093) + H(055) + H(201), (uburozi), leaves Asparagus racemosus , Ajuga alba (gitinywa), maceration H2O, filter, VO., 1 cup
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda (Gisenyi district)
Vernacular name : isagara, gitinywa
Reference HK 36a
Author(s) : Kareru, P. G., G. M. Kenji, A. N. Gachanja, J. M. Keriko, G. Mungai
Title : Traditional medicine among the Embu and Mbeere peoples of Kenya. African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines, Volume 4 (1): 75 - 86 (2007)
Symptoms : H(012)
Recipes : H(012) fracture, juice of Asparagus racemosus, decoction and on a bandage
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Eastern Province, Embu and Mbeere tribes)
Vernacular name : karura (Embu)
Reference HK 75
Author(s) : Kefalew, A., Z. Asfaw & E. Kelbessa
Title : Ethnobotany of medicinal plants in Ada’a District, East Shewa Zone of Oromia Regional State, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 11:25 , (2015) DOI 10.1186/s13002-015-0014-6
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068, 9) amobiasis, root of Asparagus racemosus powder mixed with honey and butter and eaten for three consecutive days before breakfast
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia ( Oromia Regional State)
Vernacular name : seriiti/seriti /(Oromifa/Amarigna)
Reference HL 01
Author(s) : Lindsay, R.S. & F.N. Hepper
Title : Medicinal plants of Marakwet Kenya.Kew, Royal Botanic Gardens, United Kingdom, 49 p., (1978)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104), roots of Asparagus racemosus, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(104), leaves of Asparagus racemosus, to carbonize, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Marakwet)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HL 11
Author(s) : Lemordant, D.
Title : Contribution à l'ethnobotanique éthiopienne. Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 18, 1 - 35, 142 - 179, (1971)
Symptoms : H(161)
Recipes : H(161), stems , leaves , ashes + butter, pommad
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : sariti
Reference HL 1k
Author(s) : Leedal, G.P.
Title : 50 (Fifty) common plants of the upland grasslands, Southern Highlands, Tanzania.Biology Section MATI-Mbeya, Tanzania, 54 p., (1975)Multigraphié.Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms : H(000)
Recipes : H(000), roots , RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HM 81
Author(s) : Mongalo, N. I. and T. J. Makhafola
Title : Ethnobotanical knowledge of the lay people of Blouberg area (Pedi tribe), Limpopo Province, South Africa Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 14:46 (2018)
Symptoms : H(095), H(201)
Recipes : H(095, 8) roots of Asparagus racemosus are used as food for new-borns, Oral, mostly using a bottle for milk. VO.,
H(201) whole plant is used for magical purposes, burned
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo Province)
Vernacular name : mophatlalatamaru
Reference HO 17
Author(s) : Okello, S.V., Nyunja R.O., Netondo G.W. & Onyango J.C.
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used by Sabaot of Mt. Elgon Kenya African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines Volume 7, No. 1, pp 1-10 (2010)
Symptoms : H(022), H(097), H(113)
Recipes : H(022) labour, H(097) scrotum, H(113) kidney pain, decoction of roots or roasting of roots of Asparagus racemosus, RNS. (Probably VO.)
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Mont Elgon region)
Vernacular name : kapchaut (Sabaot)
Reference HT 20
Author(s) : Terrac, M.-L.
Title : Contribution à l'étude des plantes médicinales de Madagascar, de la Réunion et de l'île Maurice. Thèse pour l'obtention du diplôme de Docteur de l'Université de Paris (Pharmacie), Novembre 1947. Imprimerie Vuibert, 6 rue Martel, Paris, 246 p., (1947)
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139), ONS., RNS.
(registered from references HT 20 - 4)
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HT 28
Author(s) : Tabuti, J.R.S., K.A. Lye, S.S. Dhillion
Title : Traditional herbal drugs of Bulamogi, Uganda: plants, use and administration. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 88, pp. 19-44 (2003)
Symptoms : H(018), H(091), H(111), H(184)
Recipes : H(018) migraine, leaves powder of Asparagus racemosus in scars made with seeds of Solanum incanum
H(091) kwashiorkor, leaves of Asparagus racemosus of Solanum indicum
H(111) burns, ashes of dried leaves of Asparagus racemosus, local application
H(184) child hydrocele, decoction of tubers, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda, Bulamogi country
Vernacular name : mukila gwango
Reference HV 06
Author(s) : Verzar, R. & G. Petrii
Title : Medicinal plants in Mozambique and their popular use. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 19, pp. 67 - 80, (1987)
Symptoms : H(137)
Recipes : H(137), roots, Thunbergia lancifolia , Asparagus racemosus, Pseudolachnostylis magnifolia, Ozoroa reticulata, pounded in a mortar + stickines created by termites
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique (Maputo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VG 25
Author(s) : Gradé, J.T., J. R.S. Tabuti, P.Van Damme
Title : Ethnoveterinary knowledge in pastoral Karamoja, Uganda Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 122, pp. 273–293 (2009)
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) chase rain away (akirit akiru) whole plant of Asparagus racemosus , RNS., (receipt from the Pian tribe)
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (Karamoja of northern Uganda)
Vernacular name : esikarakiru (Ngakarimojong)